Happy New Year!
Did you take significant time off during the holiday break? My return from a two-week vacation has me thinking about a similar break ten years ago – a long break that led to a big decision.
I loved my work as a nonprofit communications manager, but after many years, I was ready for something new. I had been planning my exit and the launch of my new consultancy for months. During evenings and weekends, I had been taking small […]
I’m getting the blogs (this one and the Nonprofit MarCommunity blog) ready for the New Year. And I’d like to know: what do you need help with? How can we answer your questions through the blog content?
Every autumn, I set aside a few days to do my business planning for the following year. I review the past year, set goals for the year ahead and make tactical plans to achieve those goals. During my planning in the last couple of weeks, one big goal I set was to do less in 2018.
To scale back, I’ve identified two areas of my work that I’m going to eliminate – at least for the next year or so:
The #NPMC […]
Do you dream of self-employment?
Do you know someone who wants to make a living consulting to nonprofit organizations?
I’ve been self-employed for nine years. When I left my in-house role as a communications manager, it was because I wanted a BIG change. I knew that I didn’t want to move to a similar role at a different organization. And I knew that I wanted to test my entrepreneurial chops.
When I launched my business in 2008, I didn’t […]
Are you preparing for a website build or redesign for your nonprofit organization? Not sure where to begin? I’ll tell you where: you start with a website content strategy!
A website content strategy will serve as a guide for many of the decisions you’ll make. There are the obvious content decisions:
What content is most important?
What content do you need to develop?
What can you reuse or repurpose?
But because it creates clarity about your sites purpose, audience and the outcomes you’re seeking, a […]
If you need help coming up with topics to feature on your nonprofit’s blog, join me for the return of this free webinar: 3 Steps to Generating Dozens of Nonprofit Blog Post Ideas. It’s happening on Tuesday, January 17 at 1:00 p.m. ET.
Does your nonprofit have a blog in place? If not, are you feeling pressure to start one?
What if blogging is totally new to you? What if you’ve never even written a blog post before?
One year ago, I launched the Start a Better Nonprofit Blog online course to answer your top questions about starting a blog for your nonprofit and to provide a step-by-step system for creating your blogging plan.
But I’ve noticed that several course participants are completely new to blogging in […]
Are you ready to take storytelling off the back burner? Learn about my “Storybank starter package” of profile and case study writing for nonprofit organizations. And then contact me to get started.
After weeks of planning and development I’m pleased to announce…
Registration in my new online course, Start a Better Nonprofit Blog has officially opened.
I’ve built this course as a roadmap leading you toward two specific results. If you do the work, you’ll finish the course with:
A practical plan for running a manageable nonprofit blog with a purpose
A strong editorial calendar filled with enough topic ideas for the next six months
START A BETTER NONPROFIT BLOG online course
Start a Better Nonprofit Blog is a step-by-step […]
I’m in the final days of preparing to launch my new online course about nonprofit blog planning, and I’m super excited to share it with you! I’m also grateful to everyone who shared your insights and questions about blogging in order to help me shape the course.
Sign up for my FREE 3-part email training series on nonprofit blogging
As the course launch gets closer, I’m going to be sharing a FREE three-part email mini-training on nonprofit blogging with moflow email update subscribers. The emails […]